ECM was established in 1992 to provide OPA 90 services to the maritime industry.  We have since grown to become one of the world’s leading regulatory consulting, compliance, and emergency response companies.  

While ECM’s roots are in pollution prevention and response, we continue to grow and improve our capabilities to develop a diverse network of specialties to meet the needs of our clients.  Whether it is through technology, training or professional personnel, our goal has been and continues to be, to offer the most comprehensive package of compliance and response expertise available for our clients.

Providing services to clients worldwide, our cost effective and innovative client solutions include:

Qualified Individual Services

Incident Management Team Services

Plan Writing (International, USA federal and states)

Certificate of Financial Responsibility (COFR) Arrangements (OPA 90, California, Alaska)

Canada Response Organization (RO) Arrangement

Panama Canal Authorized Person (AP) Arrangement

Salvage & Oil Spill Removal Organization (OSRO) Arrangements

Vessel Surveys, Inspections and Audits

Drills and Exercises

Regulatory Compliance

Technical Support

Maritime Security (Assessments, Plans and Training)

Environmental Management Systems and Compliance Plans (Auditing and Planning)

Enhanced Compliance Plans (US Government)